Steve Jobs: Organ Recipient Extraordinary Life Part III of IV

Written by on October 14, 2011 in Health, Love & Family, Organ Donation with 0 Comments

The tributes to this remarkable man continue all over the internet.  The following poem was not written with Steve Jobs in mind, but it might reflect the gratitude he felt for his donor.

Below you will see Part III of “So Hope Will Live.”

So Hope Will Live


Donate Life! Be an organ donor.

So Hope Will Live  (Part III of IV)

Your gift has given life to me—
a gift of love, born of pain—
joined by science, joined by fate—
a bond that bridges life and death—
a bond of love; a bond of pain—
a sad and strange irony—
a gift of life now given me,
and strangers now a family,
burdens borne with different names.

Copyright Daniel Mark Extrom 2010-2011.  All Rights Reserved.

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